Lecture of American academician Prof. Savio L-Y. Woo


Lecture of American academician Prof. Savio L-Y. Woo

A203, ZJE Building, International Campus

Title:Innovative Biomedical Engineering Research in the US: Current & Future Trends
Speaker:Prof. Savio L-Y. Woo

Prof. Savio L-Y. Woo is a Distinguished University Professor of Bioengineering and the Founder and Director of the Musculoskeletal Research Center (MSRC), a diverse multidisciplinary research and educational center in the Department of Bioengineering, Swanson School of Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Prof. Woo has been a leader in Bioengineering and Orthopaedics. Dr. Woo is a member of the National Academy of Medicine (1991) (formerly the Institute of Medicine), the National Academy of Engineering (1994), and the Academia Sinica (1996), only one of four persons who have gained all three of these honors. He has served as Chair of ASME's Bioengineering Division, United States National Committee of Biomechanics, and the World Council for Biomechanics as well as President for The Orthopaedic Research Society, American Society of Biomechanics, and International Society for Fracture Repair. He has also founded the International Symposium on Ligaments and Tendons (ISL&T) and World Association for Chinese Biomedical Engineers (WACBE).

Time:3:00pm, 9th April
Venue:A203, ZJE Building, International Campus